Crested Butte Colorado Weather & Seasons

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Mountain travelers love Crested Butte weather – warm, dry summers produce fields of wildflowers while winter brings crisp, snowy and sunny winters.

Summer
Summer Crested Butte Colorado weather is warm and dry with frequent afternoon thunderstorms. Evenings and nights can be very cool. Expect daytime highs in the 70s with nighttime lows in the 40s. Carry an extra insulating top layer and rain gear.

Fall
A typical fall Crested Butte forecast usually includes precipitation in various forms of sleet, hail, rain or snow. Daytime highs often reach the low 60s with overnight lows in the teens. Dress for winter.

Winter
Skiers love winter for all the dry Colorado snow and bluebird skies. Daytime highs are in the 20s and 30s with overnight lows hovering zero or below. Wear many warm layers with knit hat and insulated gloves.

Spring
Springtime is usually brings snow. Highs are in the 40s with overnight lows in the high teens to 20s. Spring brings variable weather, so plan for winter-like conditions, especially on the peaks.

Get the latest Crested Butte weather report online or in the weekly paper, The Crested Butte News.

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